Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, SAN, has disclosed why the Division of State Companies, DSS, launched Nollywood veteran, Chiwetalu Agu.
Ozekhome mentioned Agu was launched after they searched his telephones and located nothing incriminating.
The 65-year-old actor was first arrested by the Nigerian Military final Thursday for sporting Biafra regalia in Onitsha, Anambra State.
He was arrested in Higher Iweka Bridge by troopers whereas finishing up a charity train.
Agu was, nevertheless, launched by the Nigerian Military on Friday, however was re-arrested by DSS operatives.
The key police was mentioned to have transferred the veteran actor to Abuja for interrogation.
Nevertheless, Ozekhome mentioned Agu dedicated no offence to warrant his arrest.
He disclosed this in a press release he signed titled: ‘Chiwetalu Agu Launched By DSS’.
“A number of interactions have been held by the chambers with the DSS operatives, who have been, nevertheless, very civil and really cooperative.
“Agu was launched this (Tuesday) night to Steve Eboh and Monalisa Chinda (Director of Media, Actors Guild of Nigeria), by the DSS at their headquarters in Abuja, after a cautious search on his telephones confirmed nothing incriminating,” he mentioned.
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